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Day of Memory – Honour Based Abuse

Date
13 July 2018 9:15am–1:00pm

Surrey Police and charity Karma Nirvana are hosting an event to support the annual Day of Memory for victims of honour based abuse. The annual commemoration falls on 14 July, the birthday of Shafilea Ahmed, who was aged 17 when she was murdered by her parents in 2003 for refusing a forced marriage and being ‘too […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

International Women’s Day

Let’s make a difference! Make everyday International Women’s Day and do your bit to ensure that the future for girls around the world is bright, equal, safe and rewarding.

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Slough Women Leading Women

Date
17 November 2018 11:30am–2:00pm
Location
The Curve, Slough

Showcasing the women of Slough, past, present, and future. Please note this is an external event The event will include an opportunity to network over lunch with inspirational women and girls from across Slough. And for you to select one of the 100 inspiring Women Leading Women portrait exhibition. This is a great way to […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Sylvia: an Old Vic, Sadler’s Wells, Zoonation, Kate Prince Company production

Date
3 – 22 September 2018
Location
The Old Vic, London

Votes for Women and a fractured family at a momentous hour in British history. 100 years after the first women in Britain were granted the vote, Kate Prince combines dance, hip hop, soul and funk to shed new light on a remarkable story at the heart of the Suffragette movement. Co-written by Kate Prince and […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Jo Wagstaffe: Young members active in UNISON

Jo is a young member from the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police and Justice branch. She is a member of the South East Young Members’ Forum and also sits on National Young Members’ Forum.

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Equal Pay Day 2018

Date
10 November 2018

Equal Pay Day comes around once a year because but despite the Equal Pay Act in 1970, women still earn less than men in Britain today. The current Gender Pay Gap means women effectively stop earning relative to men on a day in November. This day is referred to as ‘Equal Pay Day’ and the […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

#MeToo One Year On

New research from the Fawcett Society has found that one year on from the outpouring of #MeToo stories, there has been a significant shift in attitudes to sexual harassment. According to the research released on 2 October by the Fawcett Society, the majority of people (53%) say that since #MeToo what is seen as acceptable […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Regional Women’s Committee Meeting

Date
13 January 2018 1:30pm–4:00pm
Location
UNISON SE, Ranger House, Guildford, GU1 4UL

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

50 years of Choice for Women

The Abortion Act became law 50 years ago this week on 27 October 1967

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Canterbury City UNISON: International Women’s Day Event

Linda Elvin and Natalia Sukhram of Canterbury City local government branch are still fairly new to being active in UNISON. They have attended the regional women’s forum for the last couple of years, attended national women’s conference for the first time in February and have completed a number of the courses in the Branch Women’s […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Women’s History Month- meet our women activists

Meet Cathy Roblin, the Women’s Officer from Southampton District Branch. This month we’re celebrating all things women, and what better way that to shine a light on some of our key women activists in the region? Our activists do thousands of different roles- from representing members in hearings, campaigning for equality in the workplace to leading local recruitment activities. So, […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Why I became active – Emma (ITE Senior Administrator)

Why did you become a steward? What made you take this step? I became a steward out of frustration! I walked into a UNISON meeting in our workplace (arranged by a local organiser), I was a little late following a disagreement with my line manager; the organiser turned to me as I walked through the door and […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Women’s History Month: meet our women activists

Meet Julia O’Connell, Branch Women’s Officer for Isle of Wight Local Government. This month we’re celebrating all things women, and what better way that to shine a light on some of our key women activists in the region? Our activists do thousands of different roles- from representing members in hearings, campaigning for equality in the workplace to leading local […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Women’s History Month: Meet our women activists

This month we’re celebrating all things women, and what better way that to shine a light on some of our key women activists in the region? Our activists do thousands of different roles- from representing members in hearings, campaigning for equality in the workplace to leading local recruitment activities. So, if you are a UNISON member and want to […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Regional Women’s Committee

Date
15 September 2018 10:30am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON SE, Ranger House, Guildford, GU1 4UL

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.